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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 4/17/2024, Last updated: 4/17/2024
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Ohio State's McGinty Named Golfer of the Week

Graduate student won medalist honors at Therese Hession Buckeye Invite

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – Ohio State graduate student Caley McGinty has been named Big Ten Women’s Golfer of the Week for tournaments played during the week of April 11 – April 17, 2024, the final week of play before the 2024 Big Ten Women’s Golf Championships presented by Old National Bank.

Golfers of the Week

Caley McGinty, Ohio State

Graduate Student – Bristol, England – Oasis Academy Brislington – Strategic Communications

  • Won the 2024 Therese Hession Buckeye Invite hosted at the Ohio State University Golf Club Scarlet Course

  • Fired three rounds under par (71-68-71=210) to finish at 6-under, four strokes ahead of her closest competition

  • Ranked third in the field with 11 birdies, and fifth with 38 pars, while leading all competitors in Par-5 scoring (-5)

  • Helped lead the Buckeyes to a 20-shot victory at their home event, in a field featuring 11 Big Ten teams

  • Last Ohio State Golfer of the Week: Kary Hollenbaugh (2/21/24)

2023-24 Big Ten Women’s Golfers of the Week

Sept. 6: Isabella McCauley, So., MINN

Sept. 13: Michaela Vavrova, Sr., NEB

Sept. 20: Chloe Johnson, So., IND | Katie Lu, Jr., MSU

Sept. 27: Katie Lu, Jr., MSU

Oct. 4: Lauryn Nguyen, Jr., NU

Oct. 11: Kelli Ann Strand, So., NEB

Oct. 18: Kailie Vongsaga, Gr., OSU

Oct. 26: Lauryn Nguyen, Jr., NU

Nov. 1: Isabel Sy, Sr., ILL

Feb. 7: Isabella McCauley, So., MIN | Kelli Ann Strand, So., NEB

Feb. 15: Michelle Cox, Jr., PSU

Feb. 21: Kary Hollenbaugh, So., OSU 

Feb. 28: Chloe Chan, Jr., WIS | Nicha Kanpai, So., MD | Isabel Sy, Sr. ILL

March 7: Jennifer Cai, Sr., NU

March 13: Brooke Biermann, Jr., MSU | Katie Lu, Jr., MSU | Isabel Sy, Sr. ILL

March 21: Isabella McCauley, So., MIN

March 28: Leigha Devine, Gr., RUT

April 3: Ashley Yun, Fr., NU

April 10: Monet Chun, Sr., UM | Patricie Mackova, Sr., MD | Rikke Nordvik, Sr., RUT

April 17: Caley McGinty, Gr., OSU